Manchester United are reportedly interested in Gremio forward Everton Soares according to reports in his Brazil. It is understood that Manchester United sent scouts to watch the forward this week in a cup game.
Everton who starred for Brazil in the Copa America was back on domestic duty where he netted the equalizer in the 1-1 draw against Bahia on Wednesday.
Everton’s stock has risen since enjoying an impressive Copa America tournament. He was a key figure in the Brazilian squad and won the Golden Boot award as top scorer in the competition.
Brazilian reporter Farid Germano claimed after the game that Manchester United had sent scouts to watch the game. He also reports that Bayern Munich are preparing a bid for the forward while Italian side had received a counter offer from Gremio regarding its opening bid.
Everton is an exciting forward capable of scoring sublime goals. He is also versatile and can play all three positions up front.
Manchester United have been busy in the transfer window with the club spending over £80 million so far on new arrivals. Crystal Palace ace Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Swansea winger Daniel James are the two new faces at the club.
Portuguese ace Bruno Fernandes is thought to be close to sealing a move and an official bid for Everton could be submitted in the coming days.